The orange-colored public 'Airport Bus' departs outside of the Arrivals Hall and ends at the Phuket Bus Terminal - it is economical, safe & air-conditioned. (Tel. 086-4706675 or visit www.airportbusphuket.com).
If you are heading to Patong, Kata or Karon Beach, use this bus and get off at Surakul Stadium - cross street to opposite side and catch local bus, which costs you about 25-30 Baht.
- Southern Bus Terminal - tel : 0-2434-7192, 0-2434-5557-8
- Phuket Central Company - tel : 0-2435-5019
- Phuket Travel - tel : 0-2435-5018
- Phuket Bus Terminal - tel : 0-7621-1480
The closest train station is the Phun Phin Railway Station in Surat Thani Province - a bus will take you there. For railway contact call 1690, 0-2223-7010 or 0-2223-7020.